Diego Velázquez , wild realism

Diego Velázquez , wild realism

Diego Velázquez (1599-1660), the artist ceaselessly in search of the human truth through the treatment of the light and the space and in the way he roams.
Around things, is a documentary maker before his time. His work full of boldness marks an essential stage in the history of paint.

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Characteristics

Length :
52 min
Sourds et Malentendants :
Yes
Museum :
Grand Palais
Language 1 :
English
Multimedia setting :
NTSC
EAN :
3453270084855
Reference :
AV600136

Editor

Distributeur :
ARTE FRANCE DEVELOPPEMENT
Author :
Karim Ainouz
Director :
karim ainouz

The artist

Diego Velázquez (1599-1660)

Diego Rodríguez de Silva y Velázquez is a Spanish Baroque painter. He is particularly known for his naturalistic paintings, and his mastery of the chiaroscuro technique. As a court painter, he has produced numerous portraits of the Spanish royal family, court people and decorative paintings for royal apartments over the course of his career. His most famous works are Les Menines (Las Meninas) and Les Fileuses (Las Hilanderas).